Gunnison County Sheriff’s Blotter

Feb 25th @ 9:06 am in News by Scott Staley

Gunnison County Sheriffs Office

Gunnison County Sheriff’s Office Press Release

****If a defendant is charged with a crime in any of the following incidents, it should be emphasized that the charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty***

 

February 25, 2013

Tickets:               2

Warnings:           18       

1.      02/14/13, North District officers were dispatched to an address within Somerset for a report of domestic violence.  Investigation revealed no consistent recollection by the involvements and the district attorney advised that the case would be non-prosecutable.

2.      02/20/13, officers assisted the Gunnison Police with an oversized party near the 500-block of North 14th Street.

3.      02/20/13, officers summoned an ambulance to Gunnison Public Safety Center for an inmate who had fallen out of bed and suffered a laceration to his head.

4.      02/22/13, officers assisted the Gunnison Police with a possible domestic violence circumstance within the Gunnison City limits.

5.      02/22/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a three-vehicle accident near the 196 Mark of Highway 50.

6.      02/22/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a single vehicle accident near the 190 mile-mark of Highway 50.

7.      02/22/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a semi tractor rollover near the 186 mile-mark of Highway 50.

8.      02/23/13, officers assisted the Colorado State patrol with other multiple accidents east of Gunnison.

9.      02/23/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with an “irate” driver who had slid off the highway near Sargents.

10.  02/23/13, officers assisted the Colorado state Patrol with a vehicle that had slid off the highway near the 186 mile-mark of Highway 50.

11.  02/23/13, officers received a report concerning a juvenile runaway from the Almont area.  Case remains open.

12.  02/23/13, officers responded to a single vehicle accident near the 9-mile marker of Highway 135.

13.  02/24/13, officers received a report concerning a vehicle theft.  Investigations revealed that the issue was civil and not criminal.

14.  02/24/13, officers responded to a reported single vehicle accident near the 6-mile mark of Highway 135.  *No injuries or damage.

15.  02/24/13, officers responded to the 8-mile marker of Highway 135 for a car vs. deer accident.

16.  02/24/13, officers conducted a welfare assessment at a residence near County Road 11 (Ponderosa Pine Subdivision).  The individual of concern was contacted and discovered to be fine.

 

February 19, 2013                    

Tickets:               9

Warnings:           20

1.      02/05/13, North District officers investigated a reported suicidal female near Somerset.  Concern was unfounded; possible false reporting charges may be considered for an out-of-state reporting party.

2.      02/07/13, North District officers responded a two-car accident on McClure Pass involving many injuries.

3.      02/08/13, officers responded to an address near County Road 51 (Old City Dump Road) for a loud party complaint.

4.      02/08/13, officers received a reported theft from a business within Almont.

5.      02/11/13, officers responded to a “horrific odor” report in the Tomichi Trail area.  Officers found that the aroma was casted by a skunk.

6.      02/11/13, officers were dispatched to a possible gas leak at a residence near County Road 730 (Ohio Creek Road).

7.      02/11/13, officers received a report concerning a possible stolen vehicle – investigations revealed that the car had been loaned to some friends and was being returned; thus, the case is civil in nature.

8.      02/11/13, officers received a report concerning a possible sexual assault at a county location.  Case continues to be investigated.

9.      02/11/13, officers assisted the Gunnison Police with a suicidal male at an address on North 12th Street.

10.  02/11/13, officers assisted the Gunnison Police with a party located on North Colorado Street possibly involving underage drinking.  During the assist it was discovered that a 16-year-old Gunnison County runaway was present.  The juvenile was secured and delivered to her parents.

11.  02/11/13, officers were dispatched to an address near Almont for a suicidal female.  The female was transported to the Gunnison Valley hospital and after the effects of alcohol has worn off; a mental heath assessment will be conducted.

12.  02/12/13, officers received a report concerning an unauthorized use of a credit device.  The victim lives near County Road 48.

13.  02/12/13, officers responded to Renegade Road for a possible single vehicle accident; car had just slid off the road and there was no citation issued.

14.  02/12/13, officers responded to an address near Aspen Trail for a medical call concerning a 75-year-old female who had fallen.

15.  02/12/13, officers assisted the Gunnison Police with a disturbance that occurred near 7th Street and New York Avenue.

16.  02/13/13, officers assisted in locating a missing 16-year-old female out of Almont.  Subject had just not returned home when she was supposed to.

17.  02/15/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a one car rollover near the 191-mile mark of Highway 50.

18.  02/15/13, officers received a complaint about “harassment texting.”  The suspect was contacted and agreed to stop – complainant did not want to press charges.

19.  02/16/13, officers received a report of a snowmobile rider operating the machine in a “reckless manner.”  Officers were unable to make contact with the operator.

20.  02/16/13, officers were dispatched to a hay field fire near Highway 50.  The blaze was small and officers were able to put it out.  It is unknown what started the blaze.

21.  02/16/13, officers assisted the Colorado State Patrol with a warranted arrest.

22.  02/17/13, officers attempted to serve a warrant at an address near the 600-block West New York Avenue within Gunnison.  While making the attempt they received resistance from the occupants of that residence.  Subsequently, a 21-year-old male was arrested on four Gunnison County warrants with additional charges of probation violation and obstructing police operations; total bond = $5,500.  An 18-year-old male was also arrested on the charge of probation violation and obstructing police operations as well as, a 20-year-old female was cited for obstructing police operations.